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Thu Jan 28, 2016

Sauced: Cackalacky Sweet Cheerwine Sauce

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Cackalacky Cheerwine Sweet Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Cackalacky Sweet Cheerwine Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$6.99 for 16oz at The Kansas City BBQ Store
Ingredients
Cheerwine Syrup, Water, Brown Sugar, Worcestershire Sauce, Vinegar, Liquid Smoke Flavor, Spices, Potassium Sorbate and Sodium Benzoate
Color
Rusty Orange
Meatwave Rating
710
out of 10
Pretty Damn Good
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A true North Carolina marriage, this sauce brings together beloved Cheerwine soda and Cackalacky Spice Sauce to create something wholly unique in the crowded field of barbecue sauces.

Thu Jan 14, 2016

Sauced: Extra Hot Alaskan Umami Sauce

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Extra Hot Alaskan Umami Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Extra Hot Alaskan Umami Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$13.95 for 16oz at Sweet & Spicy Sauces
Ingredients
Brown Sugar, Cayenne Pepper Sauce, Vinegar, Cayenne, Minced Garlic, Purse Sesame Oil, Unsulphered Molasses, Granulated Garlic, Granulated Onion, Pepper, and Sea Salt
Color
Dark Reddish-Brown
Meatwave Rating
610
out of 10
Above Average
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Spicy to a fault, the intense heat of this sauce quickly masks at lot of the other good flavors going on.

Thu Dec 31, 2015

Sauced: Gunshot Sauce: Hot & Spicy Recipe & Giveaway

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Gunshot Sauce Hot & Spicy Recipe

Sauce Stats

Name
Gunshot Sauce: Hot & Spicy Recipe
Cost
$8.95 for 16oz at Pepper Palace
Ingredients
Vinegar, Tomatoes, Water, Spices, Sugar, Horseradish Root, Salt, Lemon Juice, Lime Juice, Celery Salt, Onion Powder, Garlic Powder
Color
Rusty Red
Meatwave Rating
610
out of 10
Above Average
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Going in heavy on the acids, this sauce has a pucker inducing tartness that comes along with a barrage of spices that give it a spicy, earthy kick.

Thu Dec 17, 2015

Sauced: Wildcard: Sauces The Desperado

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Wildcard Sauces The Desperado

Sauce Stats

Name
The Desperado
Produced by
Cost
$7.95 for 15oz at Wildcard Sauces
Ingredients
Ketchup, Videri 90% Dark Chocolate, Brown Sugar, Water, Worcestershire Sauce, Soy Sauce, Paprika, Cocoa Powder, Lemon Juice, Honey, Olive Oil, Salt, Ancho Powder, Jalapeño Powder, Guajillo Chile Powder, Coffee, Spices, Garlic Powder, Cayenne Powder
Color
Orange-brown
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
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The Desperado is an incredibly unique barbecue sauce that uses chocolate and a variety of dried chiles to give it a mole-like character out of the jar that veers more towards barbecue after being cooked.

Thu Dec 3, 2015

Sauced: Jim Quessenberry's Sauce Beautiful White BBQ Sauce & Giveaway

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Jim Quessenberry's Sauce Beautiful White BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Jim Quessenberry's Sauce Beautiful White BBQ Sauce
Cost
$5.95 for 15oz from Bluff City BBQ Supply
Ingredients
Mayonnaise, Cider Vinegar, Lemon Juice, Water, Horseradish, Salt, Black Pepper, Cayenne Powder
Color
Off-White
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
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A white sauce with bite, Jim Quessenberry's White BBQ Sauce employs horseradish and additional pepper to make it stand apart in a good way.